SPAGHETTI and MEATBALLS
SPAGHETTI and MEATBALLS
The Collier County Sheriff’s Office, in partnership with the Collier County Coalition Against Human Trafficking, will hold an anti-human trafficking community event in Immokalee in November.
A Day without Slavery is scheduled for Nov. 13, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Immokalee Community Park, 321 N. 1st St.
This event for seasonal farm workers and members of the community will provide information on human trafficking awareness and ways to identify victims of human trafficking. Members of the Sheriff's Office Immokalee substation, Minority Affairs Task force and Crime Prevention Section will also be on hand to provide information about other programs the Sheriff's Office offers to the public.
The Collier County Health Department and other area service providers will be on hand to provide information and services to attendees.
The event will also feature entertainment, refreshments and activities for children.
A Day without Slavery is open to everyone regardless of their immigration status. IDs
will not be checked. CCSO will also give away bike lights at the event.Bicyclists who would like a bike light must bring their bike to the event.
For more information, call: Marisol Schloendorn, Victim Advocate, Human Trafficking Unit, Collier County Sheriff’s Office, 239-793-9176
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And Immokalee's youngsters will get the chance to learn from the best July 26th when Edgerrin will team up with cousin and rising star Javarris James to host his second annual football camp at the Immokalee Sports Complex.
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Immokalee CRA Executive Director, Penny Phillippi, said the celebration was intended to recognize the powerful and independent women who work to make Immokalee a better community.
The Immokalee High School band will headline a concert May 17th which will feature bands from all schools in Immokalee, including the elementary schools.
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Meet government reps as well as Small Business Development Center Certified Business Analyst. There will also be a Q&A session.
Location: Southwest Florida Enterprise Center
3903 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd
Fort Myers, FL 33916
Date: Thursday, April 22, 2010
Time: 4:00pm - 6:00pm
For more information on SBDC events, call (239) 745-3700, or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Immokalee, Florida – March 23, 1010. Florida Non-Profit Services, Inc. ("FNPS") and Immokalee Housing and Family Services ("IHFS") are pleased to announce that a groundbreaking ceremony was held on Monday, March 22nd for the Esperanza Place Apartments – Phase I, a development of 47 one, two and three bedroom multifamily rental residences for occupancy by farmworking families. The Esperanza Place Planned Unit Development, within which these new units are being built, will eventually contain 176 multifamily units, and 62 single family homes.